Known by many as Zendaya, is an American actress and singer. She has received various accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award, a Satellite Award, and a Saturn Award. Zendaya began her career as a child model and backup dancer.
Born: 1 September 1996 (age 26 years), Oakland, California, United States
Full name: Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman
Height: 5′ 10”
Parents: Claire Stoermer(mother), Kazembe Ajamu Coleman(father)
Relationship: She is dating Tom Holland
Award: List of awards and nominations received by Zendaya
Siblings: Katianna Stoermer Coleman, Austin Stoermer Coleman, moreParents: Claire Stoermer, Kazembe Ajamu Coleman
Labels: Hollywood Republic[^1]
Zendaya began her career as a child model and backup dancer. She had her breakthrough role as Rocky Blue on the Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up (2010–2013), and in 2013, she was a contestant on the sixteenth season of the dance competition series Dancing with the Stars.
She produced and starred as the titular spy, K.C. Cooper, in the sitcom K.C. Undercover (2015–2018). Her role as a struggling, drug addict teenager in the HBO drama series Euphoria (2019–present) made Zendaya the youngest recipient of the Prime time Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
Her film roles include the musical drama The Greatest Showman (2017), the superhero film Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and its sequels, the computer-animated musical comedy Smallfoot (2018), the romantic drama Malcolm & Marie (2021), the live-action/animation hybrid sports comedy Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021), and the science fiction epic Dune (2021).
Zendaya’s venture into music
In addition to her acting career, Zendaya has ventured into music. In 2011, she released the singles “Swag It Out” and “Watch Me”, the latter a collaboration with Bella Thorne.
She signed with Hollywood Records in 2012 and subsequently released her debut single, “Replay”, which reached the top 40 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.
She released her eponymous debut studio album in 2013 to moderate success and critical acclaim.
Her biggest commercial success as a musician came with her Zac Efron collaboration, “Rewrite the Stars”, from The Greatest Showman soundtrack in 2018.
The single reached within the top 20 of several record charts and has received multi-platinum sales certifications globally.
How old is Zendaya?
Zendaya celebrated her 26th birthday on the 1st of Sept 2022.
She was accompanied by her boyfriend Tom Holland in New York City during the birthday celebrations.
Does she have a boyfriend?
Zendaya is believed to be in a relationship with Tom Holland(Spiderman).On Oct 3rd, 2022, during Paris fashion week, the two lovebirds spent time together at the Louvre museum.
Zendaya and Tom were seen holding hands as a guide gave them a tour around the museum.
Who are Zendaya’s parents?
Claire Stoermer and Kazembe Ajamu Coleman are her mother and father respectively. Her mother, a school teacher, has been her biggest role model, teaching her to appreciate natural beauty.
Kazembe Coleman was also a school teacher but in recent years he has been her manager.Zendaya has received a lot of support from her parents.
With both of her parents being school teachers,she has always valued school and matters education.
Is Zendaya taller than her boyfriend Tom?
The answer is yes. Zendaya is slightly taller than Tom.Tom is approximately 173cm(5′ 7”) tall while Zendaya is 179cm(5′ 10”) tall.
But they still look great together.
Are Zendaya and Tom Engaged?
In the recent past there have been rumors that Tom and Zendaya are engaged.
The engagement rumors took internet by storm but Zendaya’s mum stepped in on her daughter’s behalf to put a stop to all the speculations.
Claire Stormer (Zendaya’s mum)shared a post on her Instagram and part of it read ‘Click bait typically refers to the practice of writing sensationalized or misleading headlines in order to attract clicks on a piece of content’.
This might have meant that even though the lovebirds are still together they are yet to take their relationship to the next level.